Letters urge Betsy DeVos to erase student loans for borrowers with disabilities

The U.S. Department of Education must act to help thousands of student loan borrowers who have severe ; that’s the message of two letters sent Tuesday to Education Secretary . Because of their disabilities, these borrowers qualify to have their federal erased. But one letter, signed by more than 30 advocacy groups, says the department has made the application process so burdensome that most borrowers never get the help they’re entitled to.

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